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Senators land Kassian from Wild

The Ottawa Senators have acquired forward Matt Kassian from the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday for a sixth-round pick in the 2014 draft. The 26-year-old Kassian has been playing for Houston of the AHL. In nine games with the Aeros, Kassian has one goal and 12 penalty minutes. Kassian made his NHL debut during the 2010-11 season after being chosen in the second round of the 2005 draft...
Via AP on Fox
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Sens Acquire Forward Matt Kassian For Pick

The Senators have acquired forward Matt Kassian from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for a 2014 6th round draft pick. The 6'5, 247 pound left winger is 26 years old, and has played just 28 games in his NHL career, non of which are from this season, and is a career 0.1 PPG in the AHL.  In other words, he is what you might call a "goon". Bob McKenzie talked about...
Via The 6th Sens
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild send Kassian to Ottawa for pick

SAINT PAUL, Minn. Matt Kassian hasn't been able to break through with the Minnesota Wild this season, and now the forward will get a chance with a new organization. The Wild announced Tuesday that they've traded the 26-year-old to Ottawa for a sixth-round pick in the 2014 draft. Kassian had one goal in nine games this season with the Houston Aeros of the AHL. The 6-foot...
Via Fox Sports North
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild sign enforcer Kassian to 2-year deal

ROSEVILLE, Minn. Matt Kassian agreed to represent the Minnesota Wild during the team's annual summer road tour visiting towns around the state and meeting with fans.Kassian's appearance on the road tour was a curious one. The 6-foot-4, 232-pound forward broke through for his first extended run in the NHL for Minnesota, which selected Kassian in the second round of the 2005...
Via Fox Sports North
June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild's Kassian meshes bright mind, big fists

The son of a chaplain and an award-winning author, Matt Kassian makes his living by fighting. But there's much more to the Wild enforcer.
Via Star Tribune
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Yeo is pleased with Wild's physical play

Hits. Fights. 72 combined penalty minutes between the two teams. Physical play was a huge part of Minnesota's 4-3 victory over Edmonton last night. Enforcer Matt Kassian, who was called up yesterday afternoon, had an immediate impact with physical play and two fights. The Wild threw 25 hits at the Oilers and snapped their eight-game losing streak. Mike Yeo believes playing...
Via Fox Sports North
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Wild youngster Kassian displays veteran grit

ST. PAUL, Minn. On the same day he was recalled by Minnesota, forward Matt Kassian was named the No. 1 star in the Wild's 4-3 win over the Edmonton Oilers.Kassian didn't score the game-winning goal. That was Dany Heatley. Kassian also didn't have a three-assist effort. That was Marek Zidlicky.In fact, Kassian didn't record a point all night.But what he did provide...
Via Fox Sports North
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Matt Kassian works Darcy HordichukX2

The Minnesota Wild have been pushed around a lot as of late so the Minnesota Wild called up Matt Kassian from the Houston Areos to send a message. The Wild Forward Matt Kassian absolutely destroyed Edmonton Oilers forward Darcy Hordichuck twice.
Via Goon's World
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Wild recall Kassian; reassign DiSalvatore

SAINT PAULMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. The Wild have recalled left wing Matt Kassian from the Houston Aeros and reassigned right wing Jon DiSalvatore to the Aeros. Kassian, 25 (102886), has two goals and 32 penalty minutes (PIM) in 19 games for the Aeros this season, after posting five PIM in two games for the Wild to begin the 2011-12 campaign. Kassian has skated six career games with Minnesota...
Via Fox Sports North
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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